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Labette County, KS

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
LABETTE COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST KANSAS...

* UNTIL 600 PM CDT TUESDAY

* AT 853 AM CDT...LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICIALS REPORTED FLOODING
ACROSS THE WARNED AREA...WITH SOME RURAL LOW WATER CROSSINGS STILL
UNDERWATER DUE TO EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM LAST NIGHTS HEAVY RAINFALL.

THIS WARNING REPLACES THE PREVIOUS FLOOD WARNING IN AFFECT FOR THE
SAME LOCATIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY.

A FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. IF YOU
ARE IN THE WARNING AREA MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND IMMEDIATELY. RESIDENTS
LIVING ALONG STREAMS AND CREEKS SHOULD TAKE IMMEDIATE PRECAUTIONS TO
PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS SWIFTLY FLOWING
WATERS OR WATERS OF UNKNOWN DEPTH BY FOOT OR BY AUTOMOBILE.

TO REPORT FLOODING...HAVE THE NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY RELAY
YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE IN
WICHITA.

&&

LAT...LON 3700 9531 3700 9553 3738 9552 3738 9507
3700 9508

$$

Montgomery County, KS

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
MONTGOMERY COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST KANSAS...

* UNTIL 815 PM CDT TUESDAY

* AT 900 AM CDT...LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICIALS REPORTED SOME
MINOR FLOODING STILL OCCURRING IN RURAL AREAS ACROSS THE
WARNED AREA...ESPECIALLY FOR LOW WATER CROSSING LOCATIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF URBAN
AREAS...HIGHWAYS AND UNDERPASSES. ADDITIONALLY...RURAL COUNTRY ROADS
AND FARMLANDS ALONG THE BANKS OF CREEKS...STREAMS AND OTHER LOW LYING
AREAS ARE SUBJECT TO FLOODING.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY.

TO REPORT FLOODING...HAVE THE NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY RELAY
YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE IN
WICHITA.

&&

LAT...LON 3700 9596 3739 9597 3738 9552 3718 9552
3700 9553

$$

Nowata County, OK

The Flood Warning continues for
The Verdigris River near Lenapah.
* from late tonight to Wednesday morning, or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 1:00 PM Tuesday, the stage was 20.38 feet.
* Flood stage is 30.0 feet.
* Forecast...The Verdigris River near Lenapah is expected to rise to
near flood stage Wednesday before dawn.
* Impact...At 30.0 feet, minor flooding affects farmland and rural
roads.

&&

LAT...LON 3700 9568 3671 9564 3671 9548 3700 9550

$$

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